The awesome minded Mark from our community here in Eugene pointed out that the wonderful folk at ThinkGeek have, if this is possible to believe had what may be their most wonderful idea. Providing the very raw stuff of a builders imagination with electronic returns: http://www.thinkgeek.com/blog/2011/03/take-these-broken-things.html I am listening to Mr. Mister as I fill…Details
Eugene Maker Space communication central has been a little as we focus on getting a fixed space nailed down that Eugene Maker Space can call home. Our move-in date of April 1st has been pushed back to May 1st as the current tenant (John) needs a bit more time to migrate to a smaller space…Details
We’d like to thank Matt Clymer for stopping in Eugene to interview us during his gran turismo of West coast hackerspaces / makerspaces / spaces / labs / oh, you get the idea. We’re excited to read / listen to the final cut and hope our passionate enthusiasm of all things hacker doesn’t make post…Details
Home. A powerful word. An essentialÂ goal for any makerspace. We’re at the stage of locating our own and we thought sharing the experience would be fun.
Have we been lounging in the tranquil golden dew of easy days and well mixed cocktails, swinging lazily under a tropical palm? You may think that from our silence since New Year but we have in fact been extremely busy. We’ve incorporated, but together by-laws and actively looking for a space to hold more than…Details
The season of giving, sharing and all-round benevolence is upon us and opportunities to spread our love of knowledge & craftsmanship abound. We urge everyone who has been thinking of checking out their local makerspace [nÃ©e hackerspace] to finally take that giant leap: look up it’s address, knock on it’s door and enter. If you…Details
We feel that Eugene deserves a makerspace [nÃ©e hackerspaces]: Eugene Makerspace. A place where engineers & artists, draftsmen and dreamers can come together and bring their projects to life. Shane (former biochemist, current computer programmer & immediate author) & Rick (shining star & veteran of HeatSync Labs) are laying the foundation to make this aspiration…Details